Children as young as 10 are smoking cigarettes, gorging on junk food, and drinking energy drinks to prepare for exams, research has found.
Mon, 11 May, 2015
The scale of Ireland’s food poverty crisis was laid bare last night with figures showing the country’s first food bank has distributed over 80 tonnes of surplus food to the needy across Munster since November.
Tue, 28 Apr, 2015
LATE last week Taoiseach Enda Kenny said Ireland remains opposed to the idea of a common consolidated corporate tax base.
Wed, 08 Apr, 2015
and debate whether or not an arts degree is a waste of time.
Tue, 17 Mar, 2015
The world’s largest food companies are failing to meet ethical standards, a report has warned.
Tue, 26 Feb, 2013
Snack favourites including KP Nuts, McCoy’s crisps and Hula Hoops were sold to a German firm today in a deal thought to be worth more than £500m (€615.9m).
Wed, 05 Dec, 2012
HEALTH Minister Dr James Reilly appears to have an ally in his quest to cut back on Irish children’s sugar fix.
Sat, 01 Oct, 2011
SWEETS are evil. Sweets are bad. You are putting your children at risk by letting them eat sweets.
Sat, 01 Oct, 2011
INTERNET services giant Google has been named Ireland’s most reputable company for a second consecutive year.
Thu, 14 Apr, 2011
Little effort appears to have been made to reduce sugar in children’s cereals nearly three years after a damning report, a British consumer watchdog said today.
Wed, 29 Apr, 2009
Kellogg’s has beaten Heinz to be named Britain’s biggest-selling grocery brand, figures out today show.
Mon, 20 Aug, 2007
Around 20,000 food and drink products now carry labels showing guideline daily amounts of key nutrients.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2007
MASS marketing is a massive mistake, a former global chief marketing officer at McDonald’s told Irish food and drink companies at Marketplace Ireland yesterday.
Thu, 24 May, 2007
Cereal manufacturer Kellogg’s has cut salt levels in some of its products by 25%, the company said.
Wed, 13 Apr, 2005
Patrick Curran, managing partner of property consultants Harrington Bannon, talks to David Clerkin.
Mon, 31 Jan, 2005